The Business Exchange Swindon & Wiltshire Edition 21: Oct/Nov 2015 - Page 7
Smart investment in Support for
marketing apprentice Wiltshire
Nationwide has just welcomed the 2015 emerging
Graduates, apprentices and industrial placement employees
have taken up posts in business areas across the society as part
of a programme which has been expanded this year to more
than 135 posts- up from 62 last year.
A further Emerging Talent Programme intake is set to take
place in January 2016 increasing the programme numbers
further. Nationwide’s HR director Ann Brown said: “These new
recruits are a real credit to Nationwide which is why we took
the decision to increase this year’s emerging talent intake.
We’re looking for talented people who share Nationwide’s
commitment to doing the right thing and our Emerging Talent
Programme offers successful candidates training, development
and an excellent kick-start to their Nationwide career. As well
as these formal posts, we’re also supporting young people who
wish to gain experience in the workplace and this summer more
than 100 school pupils took part in work experience placements
at Nationwide where they gained valuable skills and an insight
into working for the world’s largest building society.”
To find out more about opportunities at Nationwide visit:
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Digital agency, Smarter
Media has expanded the
team with the addition
of marketing apprentice,
The Swindon based agency
boasts an impressive
client base of local and
national clients and offers
services ranging from SEO, social media, web design and
development as well as PR.
Edward join’s the team at a time of exciting growth for
the company who now look after the digital and marketing
interests of over a hundred businesses.
Edward has always had a keen interest in marketing and
all things digital and comes with experience from promoting
local club nights and other events.
Edward said: “It’s great to be joining a well known local
agency that has some great clients. The opportunity to
develop my knowledge and skills is what is so exciting and
I’m really looking forward to getting stuck in.”
Smarter Media’s managing director, Karl Paul said:
“Edward will make a fantastic addition to our team and has
shown some impressive examples of what he can do already.
We are firmly committed to developing our